New England clam chowder, dad's style

New England Clam Chowder, Dad's Style

No Photo

Have you made this?

 Share your own photo!

sherry monfils

By
@smonfils

My father would make this all the time, no matter what the season, because it's so good and authentic new england style chowder.

Rating:

★★★★★ 1 vote

Comments:
Serves:
6
Prep:
20 Min
Cook:
30 Min

Ingredients

  • 36
    littleneck clams
  • 1 Tbsp
    canola oil
  • 4
    strips bacon, sliced
  • 1
    onion, finely chopped
  • 2
    baking potatoes, cubed
  • 2 Tbsp
    flour
  • 2-1/2 c
    milk
  • ·
    salt and white pepper to taste
  • 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • 2 Tbsp
    chopped fresh parsley

How to Make New England clam chowder, dad's style

Step-by-Step

  1. Place clams and 1/4 cup water in lg pot. Cover, cook on high until clams open. Transfer clams to a bowl. Strain the liquid to remove grit. Add enough water to clam liquid to measure 2 cups.
  2. Remove clams from shells and coarsely chop. Heat oil in lg heavy pot over medium heat. Add bacon and cook until crisp. Drain on paper towels. Add onion and potatoes to pot. Cook 5 mins.
  3. Stir in flour, cook 2 mins, stirring. Stir in clam juice and milk. Season w/ salt and white pepper. Cover, reduce heat and simmer 20 mins. Stirring occasionally, until potatoes are tender. Stir in heavy cream and clams. Heat through. Sprinkle w/ bacon and parsley.

Printable Recipe Card

About New England clam chowder, dad's style

Course/Dish: Fish Chowders Seafood



Show 3 Comments & Reviews

22 Cheers-Worthy Summer Cocktails

22 Cheers-Worthy Summer Cocktails


Get your shakers, blenders, and ice-makers ready! These cheers-worthy summer cocktails are the refreshing drink you need to beat the heat. No matter your drink of choice, we have a tasty adult beverage that’s sure to have you reaching for your cocktail glasses. Margaritas, mojitos, mint juleps, and a plethora of cocktails that don’t start […]

15 Flavorful Halibut Recipes

15 Flavorful Halibut Recipes


Halibut is an easy fish to add to your diet. Rich in minerals and nutrients, this clean-tasting fish is a healthy and tasty dinner option. One half-filet of halibut provides more than a third of your daily dose of vitamins and minerals! Check out these flavorful halibut recipes that belong in your summer diet.

14 Summer Squash Recipes

14 Summer Squash Recipes


Summer produce is our favorite, especially summer squash! With so many delicious ways to prepare summer squash, it’s a healthy go-to ingredient during these warmer months. Yellow with a fat bottom that gets skinnier towards the neck, it’s very easy to differentiate summer squash from zucchini. No matter how you cut, cook or top it, […]